A homemade bomb hidden inside a mosque exploded after the suspect led the police authorities towards the bomb. According to the Bahraini Interior Ministry, the bomb squad arrived on the scene but the bomb had exploded after they had secured the area.
The bomb had ripped through the bathroom and destroyed a portion of the Muqsha Village Mosque. No casualties had been reported.
Muqsha is at the west of the Bahraini capital Manama.
Police suspect seven other people involved in the deadly bombings that targeted Bahraini security forces.
The attacks have never stopped after the 2011 “Arab Spring” which had majority of Shiite Muslims demand political reforms in the country.